US President Donald Trump has assured Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that America stands behind Japan, its great ally.

The assurance came at a joint news conference by the two leaders in Florida.

Shenzo Abe termed the north’s missile test as “absolutely intolerable”.

“North Korea’s most recent missile launch is absolutely intolerable. North Korea must fully comply with the relevant UN Security Council resolutions. During the summit meeting that i had with president trump he assured me that the United States will always with Japan 100 percent. And to demonstrate his determination as well as his commitment he is now with me at this joint press conference.

Donald Trump assured full US’ support to Japan.

“Thank you very much Mr. Prime Minister. I just want everybody to understand and fully know that the United States stands behind Japan, it’s great ally, 100 percent. Thank you.”

The test came a day after Abe’s summit meeting with Trump.